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Matt's bio

Matt Laz is an IPTPA Director of Testing and Training and is a Master Teaching Professional. (International Pickleball Teaching Professional Association).  He is a 5.5 UPTR (USA Pickleball Player Tournament Rating System) rated player with numerous gold medals in USA Pickleball Association sanctioned events.  He has won the Mid-South Regional Championship multiple times.


Matt grew up on a tennis court and played in a Texas 5A High School State Championship.  He was a USPTA Certified Tennis Pro long before he knew about Pickleball.  When Matt began playing pickleball he quickly adapted his tennis skills to success on the pickleball court and hasn’t looked back!


Matt is the only IPTPA Master Teaching Professional in the Mid-South Region. He is a sponsored player and is a Territory Manager for the State of Texas for Engage Pickleball and a rep for Jigsaw Health.

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